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During a gala benefit for a Democratic Party hopeful, a young woman dies, the victim of quick and brutal violence. The murder weapon belongs to the candidate, Kenneth Ewald, and his son is the chief suspect. Out of the classroom comes professor Mac Smith to tackle a case that is bad for the senator, but may prove disastrous for the nation....
About the Author
Margaret Truman won faithful readers with her works of biography and fiction, particularly her ongoing series of Capital Crimes mysteries. Her novels let us into the corridors of power and privilege, and poverty and pageantry, in the nation’s capital. She was the author of many nonfiction books, including The President’s House, in which she shares some of the secrets and history of the White House where she once resided. Truman lived in Manhattan and passed away in 2008.
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Excerpted from "Murder at the Kennedy Center"
Copyright © 1990 Margaret Truman.
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
an excellent thriller that keeps the reader hooked to the book till the end of the book.
I have read just about every book in this series, I thought this one was alittle too busy. There was alot of different stories going on in one story. This was not her best book. I liked reading how Mac Smith and Annabel Reed got started, but other than that I found the book okay.